Chess A battle of Pawns
where captures are obligatory.
Dim A game of heaps featuring only removals
Eatcake Eat your way through rectangular cakes.
Game Heap splitting at
Kayles Knock one or two skittles over but don't
let your opponent get the last ones.
Nim A game where you help yourself from
several heaps of counters
Game Attempt to trap all
your opponent's pieces
Prim A game of heaps featuring only coprime
Couples You are host to
a dinner party but watch who sits beside who!
Families of Three Best
keep the children surrounded by their parents at the
Boys& Girls As you
fill the party table keep the boys & girls
Ski-jumps Keep your skiers on the slope as long as
Frogs Make your
creatures jump along the lanes to stop your
Triangles Learn the
triangular numbers before you play
Knight Get him home and
make sure he has lost all his luggage!
Queens Show the last
Queen into the meeting and you've won the game.